David Jeffries

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45 Classic Rock Facts That Will Completely Blow Your Mind

You'll never look at your favorite band the same way again.<p>1. Axl Rose is an anagram for oral sex, and his real name is William Bailey.<p>2. Rose used to earn $8 an hour by smoking cigarettes for a science experiment at UCLA.<p>3. The Clash's "Rock The Casbah" was written after the banning of rock music …

Portraits of a ravaged land: incredible photography by Nick Brandt

Nature Photography

Jay Z Has the Room

Everyone knows Shawn “Jay Z” Carter is smart, talented, and wildly successful, his Roc Nation empire continually expanding: the new sports agency, a fragrance launch this month, a luxury-goods partnership with Barneys. What’s fascinating is the way a drug dealer turned rapper turned mogul and …

Tired? You Might Just Be Permanently, Genetically Jet-Lagged

Ever wonder why it's so darn hard to get yourself up and out of bed in the morning? Well, according to an article in the latest issue of the <i>New York</i> …

What bookies don’t want you to know about NFL underdogs

When the Denver Broncos lined up against the Jacksonville Jaguars last weekend, the question for gamblers wasn’t whether the Broncos would win, but rather by how many points they would pummel the lowly Jaguars. Bookmakers predicted that this margin, known as the “spread”, would be 28 points—the …


The Masters of Nature Photography book – in pictures

Wild horses of the Netherlands, red-crowned cranes dancing in the snow, the plight of a tortured chimpanzee and a polar panorama feature in the collection of wildlife images in the book published by the Natural History Museum<p>• Masters of Nature Photography by Rosamund Kidmane Cox - Guardian Bookshop

Quentin Tarantino Lists the 12 Greatest Films of All Time: From Taxi Driver to The Bad News Bears

<i>Creative Commons image via Wikimedia Commons</i><p>Any list of the most respected American filmmakers of the past half-century would have to include Stanley …

Books To Read In 2013 Before They're Made Into Movies

Not only are novels an age-old inspiration for film, they're the best special feature available! Forget about DVD commentary and featurettes.<p>The best way to learn about your favorite film is to go to the source before you see it.